ethanoic acid

noun
a colorless pungent liquid widely used in manufacturing plastics and pharmaceuticals
Syn: ↑acetic acid
Hypernyms: ↑carboxylic acid
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  • ethanoic acid — acto rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė CH₃COOH atitikmenys: angl. acetic acid; ethanoic acid; ethylic acid; vinegar acid rus. уксусная кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – etano rūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • ethanoic acid — SYN: acetic acid. * * * eth·a·no·ic ac·id (eth″ə noґik) systematic name for acetic acid …   Medical dictionary

  • ethanoic acid — noun The IUPAC name for acetic acid …   Wiktionary

  • ethanoic acid — [ˌɛθə nəʊɪk] noun systematic chemical name for acetic acid. Derivatives ethanoate noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • ethanoic acid — /ˌɛθənoʊɪk ˈæsəd/ (say .ethuhnohik asuhd) noun → acetic acid …   Australian English dictionary

  • Acetic acid — Acetic redirects here. It is not to be confused with Ascetic. Acetic acid …   Wikipedia

  • acetic acid — A product of the oxidation of ethanol and of the destructive distillation of wood; used locally as a counterirritant and occasionally internally, and also as a reagent; contained in vinegars. SYN: ethanoic acid. diluted a. contains 6% w/v of a..… …   Medical dictionary

  • Carboxylic acid — Structure of a carboxylic acid Carboxylate ion …   Wikipedia

  • carboxylic acid — noun an organic acid characterized by one or more carboxyl groups • Hypernyms: ↑acid • Hyponyms: ↑acetic acid, ↑ethanoic acid, ↑hexanedioic acid, ↑adipic acid, ↑mucic acid, ↑suberic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • acetic acid — Chem. a colorless, pungent, water miscible liquid, C2H4O2, the essential constituent of vinegar, produced by oxidation of acetaldehyde, bacterial action on ethyl alcohol, the reaction of methyl alcohol with carbon monoxide, and other processes:… …   Universalium

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